Virat Kohli and Sachin Tendulkar
Virat Kohli and Sachin Tendulkar. (Picture Supply: Getty Photos)

Former Indian batter Ajay Jadeja mentioned that the one one who can relate to what Virat Kohli goes by way of proper now could be Sachin Tendulkar. Kohli is at the moment going by way of certainly one of his leanest patches with the bat, averaging the bottom for a calendar yr. Jadeja added that Kohli will need to have a meal and drink with Tendulkar.

Jadeja reckons that Tendulkar, who began out early as a cricketer and had unhealthy phases with the bat alongside the way in which, could be the proper individual to speak to Kohli in the mean time. Jadeja believes that the explanation for Kohli’s lean patch is all within the former India captain’s thoughts.

“I mentioned this 8 months in the past once we had been speaking about this. I mentioned the one man who can relate to what Virat Kohli goes by way of is Tendulkar,” Jadeja mentioned on Sony SIX. “The one man who he ought to give a name and say, ‘let’s have a drink collectively. Have a pleasant meal’. As a result of who else, since beginning at age 14 or 15, by no means had a foul patch? Solely moved ahead, and reached the heights Tendulkar had reached?”

It’s really Sachin who ought to give Virat Kohli a name: Jadeja

“So, I can’t consider anybody else, as a result of I imagine that the whole lot is within the thoughts. So, he’s a name away from Tendulkar. I hope even when Virat doesn’t name… it’s really Sachin who ought to give him a name. Typically, younger persons are in that part. If you end up older, since you could have been by way of that, it’s your obligation to make that decision. I hope Grasp does that,” added Jadeja.

Kohli, in 2022, in 18 innings throughout codecs, has scored 459 runs at a median of 25.50 and a prime rating of 79. The final time he scored a century for India was in November 2019, making it his longest century drought. Within the present England tour, he scored 11 and 20 within the rescheduled fifth Take a look at match, 1 and 11 within the T20Is, and 16 within the second ODI at Lord’s. He will probably be subsequent in motion on July 17, Sunday, for the third ODI towards England in Previous Trafford, Manchester.